So much for UMKC’s three-game winning streak.
The Kangaroos were routed 78-57 by Grand Canyon on Thursday night.
Daniel Alexander and Joshua Braun combined for 26 of their 39 points in the first half as Grand Canyon built a 43-23 lead at halftime and kept control of the game in the second half.
UMKC, 8-14 overall and 3-2 in the Western Athletic Conference, trailed by at least 15, and as many as 28, in the second half.
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Martez Harrison led UMKC with 13 points.
Braun finished with 20 points and 10 rebounds for Grand Canyon, 12-10 and 3-2. Alexander scored 19 points, including three of five on three-pointers. Alexander also grabbed grabbed 10 boards.
Grand Canyon outrebounded the Kangaroos 41-25 and outscored them 28-11 in second-chance points.